Posts tagged "Gale Sayers"

In Defense of Brian Urlacher

First, somehow I knew Brian Urlacher’s criticism of Gale Sayers’ comments would have legs and the national attention being paid is proof of just that.  Second, I am the last person on earth most expect to come to the defense of Urlacher – a player who has worn out his welcome with me since the... Read more »

Welcome Back, Brian

I’ve thought something had gone fishing from Brian Urlacher’s game since his early, dominant days at middle linebacker.  The days when his being called overrated were just the jealous exclamations of a league that hadn’t seen a combination of his athletic ability and skin color.  Since those days his game has taken a dip, mostly... Read more »